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JRI Chair Robert Tickner interview with ABC's Geraldine Doogue

Jailing is failing. Listen to the interview on ABC's Radio National, 31 October 2020

Australia’s imprisonment rate has more than tripled in recent decades.

It is higher than Western European countries, and Canada.

A new movement called the Justice Reform Initiative, with many eminent Australians attached, is aiming to persuade governments to truly make prison a last resort.


Robert Tickner, Chair, Justice Reform Initiative

Former CEO of the Red Cross

Former Minister for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Affairs

Duration: 10min 27sec
Broadcast: Sat 31 Oct 2020, 8:20am

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